Panduranga Swamy Temple is a famous temple in Chilakalapudi, Machilipatnam, Krishna District in the state of Andhra Pradesh. This temple was constructed in 1929 by Sri Bhakta Narasimham. He was born in Visakhapatnam district at Bobili Mandalam, and had three children. His eldest son's sons, named Pandurangarao and Shiva, are the preachers at this temple. It has a spiritual significance among the people of Machilipatnam. The deity and the garbhagriha of the temple are very similar to Pandaripur Temple. An idol of Sri Abhayanjaneya Swami (an incarnation of Lord Hanuman) is installed in front of the Lord. Every year during the Kartika Month there will be a festival at this temple.
How To Reach:
There is Chilakalpudi railway station (Station Code: CLU) just 1 km away from the temple, but not all trains stop here. Its better to reach Machilipatnam first and the temple is just 5 kms away. Regular bus and Auto services are available.